Author: Noel Wandera

Counties faulted over Sh12b salary oversight

Reading Time: 2 minutes Office of the Controller of Budget (OCOB) Margaret Nyakang’o has faulted county government’ for processing Sh12 billion worth of salaries […]

New city road proves a hit with matatus despite higher fares

Reading Time: 3 minutes Public transport commuters are warming up to the use of the multi-billion shilling Nairobi Expressway, saying the time they are saving […]

Why cost of borrowing is expected to remain high

Reading Time: 2 minutes Despite Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) data showing that the cost of loans hit a 27-month high of 12.2 per […]

‘Buyer-power abuse’ harms  SMEs – Study

Reading Time: < 1 minute Competition Authority of Kenya (CAK) has fingered some players in the insurance sector for abuse of buyer-power. Buyer-power abuse happens […]

Risks surge as firms mainstream e-commerce

Reading Time: < 1 minute Businesses must deepen fraud detection as more transactions are now moving online and e-commerce becomes mainstream. According to the outgoing […]

Uncertainty looms as State mulls fuel subsidy fill-in

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kenya has put in place mechanisms that may gradually phase out the fuel subsidy facility which was introduced in 2021 […]

Consumers decry new card rates

Reading Time: 2 minutes Banks may be lending at disproportionate rates even as the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) adjusted its base lending rate […]

Developers upbeat on real estate market despite polls

Reading Time: 2 minutes The August 9 General Election will present a litmus test for the continued growth of the real estate sector, with […]